DEADLINE: May 20, 2020
Artists Magazine wants to honor your most outstanding work – if your art is deserving of being celebrated in the pages of Artists Magazine, this competition is for you! $24,000 in cash prizes plus publication in Artists Magazine.
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CASH & PRIZES
- 5 First Place Awards: $2,500 each
- 5 Second Place Awards: $1,250 each
- 5 Third Place Awards: $750 each
- 50 Honorable Mentions: $100 each
- Winners’ names and work will be featured in the Jan/Feb 2021 issue of Artists Magazine
STUDENT PRIZES (see eligibility requirements)
- 5 First Place Awards: free subscription to Artists Network TV for 1 year ($199 value)+ two free on-demand art courses
- 5 Second Place Awards: free subscription to Artists Network TV for 1 year ($199 value) + one free on-demand art course
- 5 Third Place Awards: free subscription to Artists Network TV for 1 year ($199 value)
- Winners’ names and work will be featured in the December 2020 issue of Artists Magazine
Categories and Jurors
- Portrait and figure entries can be individuals or groups, and will be judged on expressiveness and draftsmanship.
- Juror: Sally Strand — sallystrand.com
- Entries will be judged on overall design, unique arrangement of subject matter, handling of medium, lighting and mood.
- Juror: Jeffery T. Larson — jeffreytlarson.com
- Any landscape, from city scenes to imaginary horizons, will be judged on the creative use of form, space, lighting and mood.
- Juror: Liz Haywood-Sullivan — lizhaywoodsullivan.com
- With unlimited subject matter, entries will be judged on creative use of design, texture, media, lighting or special techniques.
- Juror: Katherine Chang Liu — katherinechangliu.com
- Any animal in any setting is fair game for this category. Entries will be judged on the innovative handling of the subject, the expression and rendering.
- Juror: Greg Beecham — gbeecham.work
Pricing and Deadlines
Student/Beginner Division—$20 per image